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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: OLD QUAD BUILDINGS AT RUGBY SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1035021

Location

OLD QUAD BUILDINGS AT RUGBY SCHOOL, LAWRENCE SHERIFF STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
WarwickshireRugbyDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 11-Oct-1949

Date of most recent amendment: 03-Sep-1976

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 308481

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History

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Details

LAWRENCE SHERIFF STREET 1. 5397 (South Side) Old Quad Buildings at Rugby School (Formerly listed as Rugby old School) SP 5074 NW 2/12 11.lO.49.

II* GV

2. 1809-13 by Henry Hakewell in Tudor style, possibly incorporating some volts of 1748 school building by William Hiorn of Warwick. South cloister added circa 1814, Headmasters School over gateway circa 1830. Hollow square plan with low north-east angle tower over wide arched entrance, lst floor oriel bay window. South-east tower with tall archway, central turret with canted angles, battlements, cupola resembling that of 1748 building. 2 and 3 storeys, sash and casement windows. South front full height projecting bays on left and right of centre. Octagonal turrets either end of right hand bay.

New and old Quad Buildings, School House and Doctor's Wall at Rugby School form a] group with the Chapel and War Memorial Chapel at Rugby School Dunchurch Road.

Listing NGR: SP5027974958

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National Grid Reference: SP 50264 74992

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